Informatics research information.

Research Services

School of Informatics support for researchers: contacts, policies and procedures relating to research funding application and award

Ethics and integrity

Summary of the School ethics pages, including the School's ethics and integrity guiding principles, ethics procedure and ethics committee membership.

Research Excellence Framework (REF)

Information on the Research Excellence Framework (REF), including details of the REF open access policy, overviews of each submission element in preparation for REF2021 and key REF contacts in the School.

Study updates

Updates to studies conducted at the School of Informatics.

Open Access, Open Data and publishing your research

Information on School Open Access and publications policy, including information on support and the different open access policies.

Pure and Edinburgh Research Explorer

Introduction and overview of Pure and Edinburgh Research Explorer, with links to the centrally maintained Pure guidance pages.

Research Data Management and Research Data Service

Information about Research Data Management and Research Data Service at the University.

European funding

Despite Brexit, applications for EU funding are still encouraged.


Information on UKRI grant reporting via Researchfish.

Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF)

Information on the Global Challenges Research Fund.

The Forum Speech Labs

Information about the speech related research facilities located in the Informatics Forum.

Mechanical support

The Mechanical Technicians provide support, primarily for research and can provide some assistance for student projects.

Small devices for loan

There are several small devices available for loan such as mobile phones, tablets, IoT gadgets, RF Hacking Kit etc.

Fellowships Workshop 2022

All our events related to research in Informatics.

Institute links

ANC - Institute for Adaptive & Neural Computation ICSA - Institute for Computing Systems Architecture
AIAI - Artificial Intelligence and its Applications Institute IPAB - Institute of Perception, Action & Behaviour
ILCC - Institute for Language, Cognition & Computation LFCS - Laboratory for Foundations of Computer Science


Informatics Research Calendar

The Informatics Research Calendar captures forthcoming research-related events, deadlines and reminders.

Google calendar html

iCal file download - for importing into non-Google calendar


Related links

Research Data Service


Research Ethics